34th Session of the Human Rights Council
Geneva, 27 February – 24 March 2017
EU Statement: Item 9: Racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related forms of intolerance, follow-up and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action
The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) for the forthcoming parliamentary elections in The Gambia has started its deployment, following an invitation from the Independent Electoral Commission of The Gambia. The EU EOM is led by Chief Observer Mr. Miroslav Poche, a member of the European Parliament from the Czech Republic.